A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 84 km ESE of King Cove, Alaska (52 miles). Exact location of event, depth 15 km, -161.1906° West, 54.6638° North. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020a42n1r4. Unique identifier: ak020a42n1r4. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/08/20 / 2020-08-07 14:12:26 / August 7, 2020 @ 2:12 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 15 km (9 miles). The temblor was picked up at 14:12:26 / 2:12 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-four, in the last 10 days seventy-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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